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House votes to raise most property taxes, some down

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ST. PAUL - A third of Minnesota homeowners would pay lower property taxes under a bill the House passed 80-52 late Monday.

However, in order to pay for those property tax cuts, many other Minnesotans would pay higher income taxes.


The bill also stops businesses from enrolling in the state's top rural economic development program.

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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.